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Club upgrade works on track…

We are pleased to report the squash court improvements works are on track to be completed next week. The work has included painting all high level areas around the courts, the balcony and ceilings, complete court lighting tube replacement.   The planned court 1 & 2 entrance flooring ‘sanding/varnishing’ and court plaster repairs will be […]

Aura Hair under new management

Aura Hair new owner Clare Baker in her salon in the indoor centre.  Clare is keen to let members know about her range of services. Club General Manager Andy Yorke said ‘We are delighted to welcome Clare and wish her all the very best with her new business.’ Tel: ‭01473 232244‬

Schools squash coaching with Club Coach Emily

Working in Schools by Emily Ison What happens in an average school session?   ‘We provide both curriculum and after school activities on site at all our primary schools. We use mini squash nets to provide an ‘in school’ squash court experience, allowing all the students to get a feel for what a real squash […]

Academy tennis results by Mike Lunt

15 December 2019 Samantha Blaydon – Grade 4 Basildon 12U Winner 24 December 2019 Seth Newman – U14, David Lloyd Ipswich Isabelle Easton – Winner Ladies Open, David Lloyd Ipswich 29 December 2019 Samantha Blaydon – Grade 4 Easton 12U Doubles Winner 11th January 2020 Rebecca Raymond – Winner U16, Gosling 19th January 2020 Anya Taylor […]

New gym team take advantage of storm Ciara

Our gym team have noticed a few of you have stayed away with the recent high winds so have taken the opportunity to do a deep clean with the gym machines and the gym office. We introduced the new manned gym hours in January and we hope members are enjoying the new service.  The team […]

1-2-1 Coaching with Emily

Part of the role of a squash coach is to inspire the next generation of players to take up the sport and achieve their potential. 1-2-1 coaching is a key component for rapid learning for any standard. Emily’s lessons with Zoe (Junior performance player) will cover the key components Mental, Physical, Technical and Tactical. It’s […]

Feature – A week in squash with Emily Ison

This week we will be following our very own club squash coach, Emily, learning about her work in schools, her 1-1 coaching and other parts of her working week… About Emily: Emily organises & runs the Schools & Junior Programme.  She has a wealth of experience in sports development & is also the Norwegian Assistant […]